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The '''Field Museum of Natural History''' is a natural history museum in Chicago, and is one of the largest such museums in the world. The museum maintains its status as a premier natural history museum through the size and quality of its educational and scientific programs, as well as due to its extensive scientific specimen and artifact collections. The diverse, high quality permanent exhibitions, which attract up to 2 million visitors annually, range from the earliest fossils to past and current cultures from around the world to interactive programming demonstrating today's urgent conservation (ethic)|conservation needs. Additionally, the Field Museum maintains a temporary exhibition program of traveling shows as well as in-house produced topical exhibitions.
LocmapinUnited States Chicago Central
Map captionLocation in central Chicago
Lat degrees41 | lat_minutes = 51 | lat_seconds = 58.6 | lat_direction = N
Long degrees87 | long_minutes = 37 | long_seconds = 1.34 | long_direction = W
Area| built =1921
ArchitectWilliam Peirce Anderson of Graham, Anderson, Probst & White{{cite web |title=Architecture |url=http://www.fieldmuseum.org/about/history/architecture |website=The Field Museum |access-date=September 11, 2015}}
AddedSeptember 5, 1975
Governing bodyPrivate
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Natural history 163
Field Museum of Natural History 98
Zoology 32
Natural history -- Periodicals 29
Expedition 20
Scientific Collecting 15
Plants 14
Wildlife conservation 14
Ecological assessment (Biology) 13
Indians 13
Anthropology -- Collected works 12
Birds 12
Ethnology -- America 12
Botany -- America 10
Biodiversity conservation 9
Inger, Robert F 9
Nature conservation 9
Science 7
Botany 5
Central America 5
Local peoples and customs 5
Natuurlijke historie 5
Taxidermy 5
Travelogue 5
Botany -- Costa Rica 4
Botany -- Peru 4
Caribbean 4
Guatemala 4
Marine Life 4
Natural history museums 4
Phanerogams 4
Algae, Fossil 3
Anthropology 3
Birds -- Bibliography 3
Birds -- North America 3
Botany -- Classification 3
Botany -- Costa Rica Classification 3
Botany -- Neotropics 3
Caribbean Region 3
Field Museum of Natural History. Dept. of Anthropology 3
Fishes -- Panama 3
Geology 3
Marsupials, Fossil 3
Paleontology -- Cretaceous 3
Paleontology -- Ordovician 3
Paleontology -- Triassic 3
Snakes -- Physiology 3
Vèogel Bibliographie 3
Amphibians, Fossil 2
Anthropometry -- Iran 2
Archeology 2
Art, Japanese -- Edo period, 1600-1868 2
Art, Japanese -- United States Chicago 2
Botanical series 2
Canada 2
Cheyenne Indians 2
Cladistic analysis 2
Cofán Indians 2
Daily Life 2
Dorsey, George Amos, 1868-1931 2
Edward E. Ayer Ornithological Library 2
Ethnology 2
Ethnology -- Iran 2
Fossils 2
Gold mines and mining -- Arizona 2
Hoffman, Malvina, 1887-1966 2
Iran -- Social life and customs 2
Kish 2
Mammals, Fossil 2
Muridae -- South America Classification 2
National parks and reserves 2
New Brunswick 2
North America 2
Notoungulata 2
Nova Scotia 2
Paleontology -- Cenozoic 2
Paleontology -- Chile 2
Paleontology -- Oklahoma 2
Paleontology -- Paleozoic 2
Paleontology -- Pennsylvanian 2
Paleontology -- South America 2
Paleontology -- Texas 2
Paleontology -- Utah 2
Phylogeny 2
Snakes -- Anatomy 2
South America 2
Sun dance 2
Swords 2
Trilobites 2
Zoological libraries -- Illinois Chicago 2
bub_upload 2
genealogy 2
1930's 1
Agaat 1
Agaricales -- Canada 1
Agaricales -- Classification 1
Agaricales -- United States 1
Agates 1
Amolops jerboa 1
Amphibia -- Borneo 1
Amphibians -- China Szechwan Province 1
Animal Exhibitions 1
Anoplura 1
Anthropological museums and collections -- Illinois Chicago 1
Anthropology -- Illinois Chicago History 1
Anthropology -- Research Illinois Chicago 1
Archaeology 1
Archboldomys -- Classification 1
Architecture -- Japan 1
Architecture, Domestic -- Japan 1
Armor 1
Arthrodira 1
Arthropoda -- Embryology 1
Arthropoda -- Evolution 1
Arthropoda -- Morphology 1
Asia, Southeastern -- Gazetteers 1
Assiniboine Indians -- Material culture Catalogs and collections Illinois Chicago 1
Australia -- Paleontology Madura Cave 1
Basidomycetes -- Classification 1
Bats -- Iran 1
Beetles -- Africa, Southern Classification 1
Biodiversity 1
Birds -- America 1
Birds -- Bolivia Concepción 1
Birds -- Ethiopia 1
Birds -- Islands of the Pacific 1
Birds -- Madagascar 1
Birds -- Philippines Sibuyan Island 1
Birds -- South America Geographical distribution 1
Blackfoot (volk) 1
Bolivia 1
Boraginaceae 1
Borhyaenidae 1
Bossen 1
Botany -- Central America 1
Botany -- Latin America 1
Botany -- North America 1
Botany -- South America Classification 1
Bristol Bay (Alaska) 1
Bronzes, Ancient 1
Brookfield Zoo 1
Bryozoa, Fossil -- Czechoslovakia Prague Basin 1
Bufo woodehousei 1
Captain Marshall Field Archaeological Expeditions to Peru, 1925-1926 1
Carboon 1
Catfishes -- Asia 1
Cebidae -- Anatomy 1
Cebidae -- South America 1
Cement 1
Cement (bouwkunde) 1
Cerberus 1
Cervifurca nasuta -- Classification 1
Charles F. Millspaugh Hall (Field Museum of Natural History) 1
Cherry, Marcus O 1
Chicago 1
Chilcotin Indians -- Material culture 1
Chondrichthyes, Fossil -- Indiana 1
Cliff Swallows 1
Clothing and dress -- Japan 1
Cloud Forests 1
Clupeidae, Fossil -- China 1
Cobaea 1
Coelenterata, Fossil -- Catalogs and collections 1
Colorado 1
Conodonts -- Type specimens 1
Conservation of natural resources 1
Copper Eskimos -- Material culture 1
Corals, Fossil -- Type specimens 1
Costa Rica 1
Cowie, Isaac 1
Cree Indians -- Material culture Catalogs and collections 1
Crunomys -- Classification 1
Crustacea -- Behavior 1
Cryptotis -- Classification 1
Cryptotis -- Variation 1
Cymatosaurus -- Classification 1
Daily Life. 1
Dances 1
Datering 1
Decoration and ornament -- Japan 1
Decoration and ornament, Japanese 1
Dermophis 1
Diamant 1
Diamonds 1
Diorama Construction 1
Domestic animals -- Great Britain 1
Ear 1
Echinodermata, Fossil 1
Edelstenen 1
Edrioasteroidea -- Classification 1
Edrioasteroidea -- Utah 1
Egyptology 1
Ellimmichthys, Fossil -- China 1
Erethizontidae -- Parasites 1
Ericaceae 1
Eskimos -- Alaska Kotzebue Sound Region Hunting 1
Eskimos -- Alaska Nunivak Island Material culture 1
Eskimos -- Material culture Northwest Territories 1
Ethnic groups 1
Ethnic types 1
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